COVID-19 Update

Due to continued government advice, we have decided to close FLYGHT during this difficult time. This was not an easy decision to make but the safety of our staff and customers is of paramount importance. Communications are still being monitored,Read More


We’ve Got Ourselves a Brand New Fleet

You may be seeing more of FLYGHT over the next few months. And that’s because as part of a business expansion, we’ve got a whole new fleet of vans that will be heading out to meet our customers and installRead More


World’s Scariest and Steepest Stairs

Ever heard the saying, “it’s not about the destination but the journey”? Well, it couldn’t be more appropriate for these incredible steep and scary staircases located in some of the most spectacular places on Earth. From spiralling mountainside steps toRead More


MVRDV Viewing Platform Staircase, Netherlands

At FLYGHT, we’re always on the lookout for some staircase inspiration, and we’ve just came across this incredible proposed viewing platform in the Netherlands. Designed by Dutch firm MVRDV, it’s called ‘The SeaSaw’ and it recently won a contest toRead More


World’s Most Famous Staircases

The humble staircase has been serving man since around 6000 BC. During its illustrious history, it’s been designed in various guises and forms with most offering pure functionality. But some offer that little bit extra. With that in mind, here’sRead More


Top 5 Abandoned Staircases

In recent years, there has been a celebration of ruins. The fascination that surrounds abandoned buildings has never been more apparent with urban explorers across the globe searching for these forgotten landmarks. A lot of the time, while maybe aRead More

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The Never Ending Staircase

As part of the 2013 Sculpture by the Sea that takes place in Bondi, Australia, this quite unbelievable trick on the eye was created by artist David McCracken and is entitled Diminish and Ascend. The staircase is constructed from weldedRead More


World’s Longest Stairs

Whilst stairs don’t have to be big to be impressive, some of the most incredible views in the world are accessed and seen atop the Worlds Longest Stairs. Did you know that the official Guiness Book of Records currently statesRead More

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Lower Brook Barn for the Home Building Awards

Whilst we work with a number of specialist home builders, we also collaborate with a number of self builds helping someone to create something that bit special. Self Builds of varying degrees are becoming more and more popular every year,Read More


In Design Magazine Feature

FLYGHT are very happy to announce that we have been featured in the August edition of design magazine, In Design. In Design were looking to produce a multipage feature on staircases and their importance within design around the home, FLYGHTRead More


Architectural Metal Work & Metal Railings

As well as some of the finest staircases in the world, FLYGHT’s own foundry are able to produce the highest quality of architectural metal work including metal railings, canopies, balconies and more. Featured includesthe cast and replacement of all railingsRead More



No matter what style of staircase you decide upon, the overall success of the project will come down to the smallest of detail. Not only through it’s design and management, but also the finish. Building staircases for over 30 years,Read More


Staircase Installation and Installers

Whilst some believe the hardwork has already been done, the installation of any staircase is it’s crowning glory. After all, it is all about the detail. Senior staircase installers will visit any site prior to installation to discuss all relevantRead More


FLYGHT has been at the forefront of architectural foundry for over 35 years, and have acquired near unrivalled knowledge and a skilled team to offer: staircase design, casting, pattern making, fabrication and site installation. There is a misconception that foundriesRead More


Stair Treads

Stair treads are often the crowning glory to any feature staircase. Whilst being fit for purpose and their environment, they must also be perfect in design, creation and of course, aesthetically pleasing. The most common materials for stair treads are:Read More